Vision Lab Team

    2010 News and Events

    • Dr. Vijayan K. Asari delivers a keynote address at the National Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (CoMNet2010) organized by Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala, at 9am. - December 22, 2010 


    • Congratulations Menatoallah Youssef for completing and presenting her dissertation proposal defense. - December 7, 2010


    • Dr. Asari presents at the Electro-Optic Graduate Program seminar on nonlinear techniques for visibility improvement. The presentation takes place at College Park Center Room 580 at 3pm. All are invited. - December 3, 2010
    • Jacob Foytik presents his research at the ISVC conference in Las Vegas. - November 29, 2010


    • Dr. Asari, representing Electrical and Computer Engineering at the UD Office for Research showcase event, presented on intelligent signal/image processing and exploitation techniques for security and surveillance applications. - November 19, 2010
    • Congratulations Jacob Foytik for completing and presenting his dissertation proposal defense. - November 18, 2010


    • Congratulations Cortland Tompkins for completing and presenting his dissertation proposal defense. - November 16, 2010
    • Career Awareness Day featured the top Electrical and Computer Engineering laboratories. The Vision Lab demonstrated its research projects to students and parents from 10:35 to 12:10pm. - November 4, 2010
    • Alex Mathew, Ann Theja Alex, Varun Santhaseelan and Saibabu Arigela will be presenting their research papers at the 6th Annual Dayton Engineering Sciences Symposium. - October 25, 2010
    • As a part of the UD Open House, the Vision Lab will be open to all interested students and parents from 12:15 to 2pm. - October 24, 2010
    • Dr. Asari presents brain activity recognition at a Biology department seminar. - October 21, 2010


    • Cortland Tompkins will be lecturing on iris recognition in Kettering Labs 304 from 4:30 to 5:45pm. - October 20, 2010
    • Congratulations to Cortland Tompkins for receiving the 2010 Best Student Presentation Award at the AIPR conference in Washington D.C. - October 15, 2010
    • A Vision Lab team, consisting of six students, travels to Washington D.C. to present at the AIPR conference. - October 12, 2010
    • Seven Vision Lab research posters will be presented at the NAMRU Technology Showcase exposition hosted by SSE and IDCAST. - October 7, 2010
    • Jacob Foytik and Menatoallah Youssef will be lecturing on applications of pattern recognition in Kettering Labs 304, September 27 and 29 from 4:30 to 5:45pm. - September 22, 2010
    • The Electrical and Computer Engineering department has selected the Vision Lab to represent itself in the UD Open House. Interested students and parents will drop in and visit from 12:15 to 2pm. - September 19, 2010


    • Cortland Tompkins, senior Vision Lab researcher, sustained a serious head injury during a century cycling tour. We wish Cort a swift and quick recovery! -September 18, 2010
    • Riverside Research Institute team visits the Vision Lab. - September 3, 2010
    • Congratulations to Jacob Foytik for getting an invitation to present at the ISVC conference in Las Vegas. - September 1, 2010
    • Persistent Surveillance Systems visits the Vision Lab - August 19, 2010
    • The Vision Lab has completed its move to the University of Dayton. - August 16, 2010
    • The Vision Lab visits Persistent Surveillance Systems (PSS). - August 5, 2010
    • Jacob Foytik, Cortland Tompkin, Menatoallah Youssef and Theus Aspiras present at the Wright Brothers Institute's Mind Modeling Kickoff Event. - July 27, 2010
    • Cortland Tompkins, Menatoallah Youssef and Jacob Foytik present at the Ohio Innovation Summit hosted by the Engineering Club in downtown Dayton, Ohio. - June 14, 2010
    • The Vision Lab will debut its first research demonstration at the University of Dayton School of Engineering Reunion Weekend. - June 12, 2010
    • Dr. Asari, the University of Dayton's endowed chair in wide area surveillance and professor in electrical and computer engineering, is one of the University of Dayton's Ohio Research Scholars. He will contribute to a University of Dayton-led program worth nearly $24.3 million in partnership with The Ohio State University, Wright State University, Central State University and Miami University to develop the Ohio Academic Research Cluster for Layered Sensing within the Ohio Research Scholars Program. - March 13, 2010
    • The Vision Lab pioneers have arrived at the University of Dayton. Several other researchers are expected to arrive in May and August. - March 5, 2010

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    Vision Lab, Dr. Vijayan Asari, Director

    Kettering Lab 461-464 
    300 College Park 
    Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0232